Classified Information

Government agencies often refuse to hand over documents a reporter believes are part of the public record. Common excuses are “personnel information,” “would jeopardize…

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Citizen Bronstein

Why does the Chronicle's editor want to emulate the pioneer of yellow journalism?

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Gate Keepers

The job cuts — and the going-away parties — at the San Francisco Chronicle appear to be done with for now. Executive Editor Phil…

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Chron 2.0

In late November 2000, Phil Bronstein, the foreign correspondent who had risen to become editor of the scrappy San Francisco Examiner, was darting around…

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